Regional Executive Development Program

REDP Cohort 9 graduation
REDP Cohort 9 gradation.

The Regional Executive Development Program (REDP), although similar to the PEMM, focuses on problem solving at the regional level, inviting participants to work together across jurisdictions and functional specialties to address the complex issues that face the region as a whole.

Government managers in the member jurisdictions of the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments are eligible to apply.

For more information on REDP contact your local training office or:
Janet Ernst

IRE Coordinator
Office of Human Resources Management
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments
Institute for Regional Excellence
202-962-3228 (Office)


Interview with Luther Reynolds, REDP Alumnus

Chief of Police, Charleston, South Carolina